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post #16 of 29 Old 01-15-2013, 05:39 AM
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Thanks, you can get these from www.isee-systems.com /Doug Miller is the owner of Isee systems and Advanced Vehicle Systems. You can tell him I sent you.

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post #17 of 29 Old 01-16-2013, 07:22 PM Thread Starter
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nice work mike and thanks for the info. i thought it was going to be easier to do like the yj/tjs
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Thanks. If you look at my build early on you'll see my idea changes a bit from how I was mounting them. Thanks

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post #19 of 29 Old 01-17-2013, 07:34 AM
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The problem I had was the angle and curve of the Jk corners don't really let flush mounting lights to be done easy.

I used AEV builders corners.

Question about these lights - do the military ones not have backup lights built in? I wonder why they don't offer a version with the backup lights built in.
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post #21 of 29 Old 01-28-2013, 09:13 AM
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Military tail lamps do not have standard back up lamps. There is a small blackout light under the small lowest hood on the body. With NVG's it is visible. No MilSpec lamp is made with civilian backup lamps.

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I know this is an old thread but anyone doing a search might find this useful. An affordable conversion!

http://www.jeepforum.com/forum/f43/r...n-kit-1548195/

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post #23 of 29 Old 07-13-2013, 09:50 AM
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Just a updat, www.isee-systems.net is Doug's revised site.

Those rockridge lights you're showing are nice. They serve the purpose. But my only problem is they look like every other LED tail lamp out there and don't add any sort of protection otherwise. Not trying to bust your balls. I'm just saying when I see a "new product" I like to see its new and not just a different shade of black.

My lamps are not a product as much as the Rockridge. What I did would e very expensive but that's why I built them. I wanted something totally functional and different.

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Just a updat, www.isee-systems.net is Doug's revised site.

Those rockridge lights you're showing are nice. They serve the purpose. But my only problem is they look like every other LED tail lamp out there and don't add any sort of protection otherwise. Not trying to bust your balls. I'm just saying when I see a "new product" I like to see its new and not just a different shade of black.

My lamps are not a product as much as the Rockridge. What I did would e very expensive but that's why I built them. I wanted something totally functional and different.
Yes sir. These are a simple conversion for the guy that doesn't want to replace his oem stock light after he rips it off on the trail. No balls busted.


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Awesome. So is there any extra cutting on the body? I had to make a much larger hole for mine which kinda sucks. I see you have nutcerts but was that all?

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Awesome. So is there any extra cutting on the body? I had to make a much larger hole for mine which kinda sucks. I see you have nutcerts but was that all?
Just the raised ears that stick out and then drill 6 holes.


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I know this is an old thread but anyone doing a search might find this useful. An affordable conversion!

www.jeepforum.com/forum/f43/rockridge4wd-introduces-new-jeep-wrangler-jk-led-tail-light-conversion-kit-1548195/

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That's a cool conversion. Would sure save my taillights from being ripped off. Not too expensive either.My only concern is how bright are the reverse lights? They look kind of small.
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I know this is an old thread but anyone doing a search might find this useful. An affordable conversion!

http://www.jeepforum.com/forum/f43/r...n-kit-1548195/

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Being that leds are directional...these facing out a few degrees isn't a problem? Nice clean setup for sure.
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That's a cool conversion. Would sure save my taillights from being ripped off. Not too expensive either.My only concern is how bright are the reverse lights? They look kind of small.
Don't let the size fool you. These little back up lights back a punch. 200 Lumens a piece. They are brighter then any stock back up light. These lights are also good for rock lights, under the hood lights, tool box light etc.


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